Tuesday, May 11, 2010

2010 Election Update Results: Noynoy Aquino lead in official COMELEC tally

2010 Election Update: Noynoy Aquino lead in official COMELEC tally. Liberal Party standard-bearer Benigno Simeon "Noynoy" Aquino III lead in official COMELEC tally based on a partial and unofficial consolidation of election returns as of early Tuesday. (Updated 9:50 a.m.)

The unofficial tally from 76,347 precincts nationwide by GMA News as of 8 a.m. Tuesday, showed Noynoy garnering 12,236,697 votes. Binay, meanwhile, accumulated 12,028,712 votes.

[See the list of Philippine National Election Results (Partial Unofficial Tally) of May 11, 2010]

Comelec Official Count

As of 6:15 a.m. Tuesday, Aquino also leads in the Commission on Elections (Comelec) partial official count, based on 78.55 percent of the results or 30,431,735 votes, which showed him with 12,233,002 (40.19 percent) over former President Joseph Estrada (Pwersa ng Masang Pilipino) with 7,749,597 (25.46 percent) votes, Sen. Manny Villar Jr. (Nacionalista Party) with 4,329,215 (14.22 percent), and Gilberto Teodoro Jr. (Lakas-Kampi-CMD) with 3,243,688 (10.65 percent) votes.

Next came Eddie Villanueva (Bangon Pilipinas) and Sen. Richard Gordon (Bagumbayan) with 916,543 (3.01 percent) and 431,954 (1.41 percent).

Independent candidates Senator Jamby Madrigal and Nicanor Perlas, as well as Ang Kapatiran Party presidential bet JC delos Reyes still got less than one percent of the total votes, according to Comelec data.